A330-200 with increased range receives EASA certification

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore September 10, 2015 20:45

A330-200 with increased range receives EASA certification

Airbus’ A330-200 has received EASA (European Aviation Safety Agency) certification for the new 242 tonne Maximum Take-Off Weight (MTOW) version, following certification in April 2015 (*) of the 242t A330-300. Certification from the US authorities (FAA) will follow.

Eric Zanin, Airbus Head of the A330 Programme said: “With this new 242t A330-200 our customers will benefit from even more range plus a proven 99.4 percent reliability, while offering their passengers best-in-class comfort. It’s unbeatable operating costs and unique versatility make the A330 Family a highly competitive solution in the medium to long haul market.”

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore September 10, 2015 20:45